David: Hello, David Hopkins speaking.
Mike: Hello, this is Mike in sales. Could I speak to Frank please?
David: I'm afraid he's not available at the moment. Would you like to leave a message?
Mike: I'm calling to put off a meeting we had scheduled for this afternoon.
David: Just a moment, let me take this down. Could I have your name again?
Mike: Certainly, it's Mike Andersen.
David: Oh, hello Mr. Andersen. This is David Hopkins, we went through next months' shipping orders together last week.
Mike: Oh, yes. I remember. How are you doing?
David: Fine thank you. Now, you'd like to push back this afternoon's meeting.
Mike: Yes, if you could ask Frank to give me a call so we can work out another time.
David: OK. That's fine. Is there anything else I can pass on?
Mike: Well, if you could bring up the upcoming deadline we need to meet.
David: Certainly, I'll make sure he gets the message. Does he have your extension?
Mike: He should, but I'll give it to you just in case - it's 3478
David: 3478 right. I'll have him get back to you as soon as he gets in. Oh, I see Frank is in his office now, shall I put you through?
Mike: Thanks - and thanks for your help.
Multiple Choice Comprehension Questions
1. Have David and Mike met?
2. Why does David need to get in touch with Frank?
3. What would Mike like David to mention to Frank?
4. Which department does Mike work in?
5. Who shows up at the end of the telephone conversation?